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Why Do I Get Blisters In My Mouth
Why do I always get blisters in my mouth? I get a blister about once every two months or sometimes once a month. Why?
Many possibilities: We can't give you an accurate answer and good advice without actually examining you. Blisters can be from many causes and needs to be seen in order to diagnose and suggest prevention or treatment. Please make an appointment with your dentist when the blister is present. ...Read more
Mouth (mouth) " n. Pl. Mouths 1. A. The body opening through which an animal takes in food. B. The cavity lying at the upper end of the alimentary canal, bounded on the outside by the lips and inside by the oropharynx and containing in higher vertebrates the tongue, gums, and teeth. C. This cavity regarded as the source of sounds and speech. D. The opening to any cavity or canal ...Read more
Usually: Usually from trauma. Please see your dermatologist or dentist for evaluation and to discuss treatment options. ...Read more
Accidentally: Biting yourself? Perhaps it's a habit. It's also possible that you have some sharp edges on your teeth that need some smoothing off or repair. Start by consulting with your dentist. ...Read more
See a dentist who: See a dentist who can determine the cause and type of the blisters and then recommend appropriate treatment. ...Read more
Two weeks ago I started to get small blisters in my mouth, at first it didn't really hurt, but its getting worse. Could this be a food allergy?
Why do I get blisters after everytime I drink orange juice? Has never happened in the past. But blisters keep forming and popping inside my mouth 2day
Aphthous stomatitis: "Canker" sores become evident when exposed to any acidic material. They were already present. The juice did NOT cause them, only called your attention to them. Common aphthae are common and of unknown cause. If you have significant symptoms, see a dermatologist. ...Read more
Needing expert help. I have had this infection (blisters) in my mouth and it is leaving this salty taste on my lips. How do I get rid of this?
Hard to say: You either need to see your general doctor or a dermatologist who will take a good history and examine the inside of your mouth to try to figure out the diagnosis and the cause of these blisters. You may be using a product you are allergic to or have a viral infection. It is just too difficult for me to make a diagnosis with the information provided. ...Read more
Dental visit: Impossible to determine without a visual exam. Schedule a dental visit to ascertain. ...Read more
Depends on cause: Aphthous stomatitis involving the common canker sore can occur in up to 15% of americans, and may involve some bacteria like staph epidermidis. However, similar-appearing aphthous ulcers can be seen with herpes, crohn's disease, and other systemic disorders, if you have multiple aphthous ulcers or frequently recurring ones please have the lesions checked out. ...Read more
Dental visit: First you need a diagnosis to determine the source and cause of the problem in order to treat it schedule a dental visit asap. ...Read more
What is the blister: If your "blister" is due to a dental abscess from a tooth or gum infection, the answer is no, it is not contagious. If the lesion is anything else than can be transmitted through kissing and sexual contact, then the answer would be yes. Since we don't know what this lesion might be, have it examined by a local dentist to see if it needs treatment. ...Read more
What to do if I have a 33month baby boy with a blister in his mouth how can I get rid of the blister?
Be seen: Not enough info. Where is the blister in the mouth? Is it painful? Affecting how he eats? Near the teeth? Best to be seen and have this evaluated. ...Read more
Depends: It depends on whether the cause is trauma, you burned or hit it with food or your tooth brush or if the cause is an infection. For a trauma time, steroid creams prescribed by your dentist and warm water rinses should take care of the problem for an infection see your dentist. If the cause is an apthous ulcer or herpetic cause, your dentist can help you there as well. ...Read more
Intra-oral or lip?: My patients often use "fever blister" for all ulcers or erosions that occur in the mouth or on the lips. They are different. On the lips are typically herpes simplex virus type 1, treated with oral acyclovir. In the mouth, the ulcer is called aphthous ulcer, which we treat with a topical steroid. Please see your doctor for an evaluation. ...Read more
Is there a way to quickly get rid of the blister in my mouth? Is it better to pop it or leave it as is?
Salt water swish: It is probably a benign apthous ulcer which can be relieved by mixing one tablespoon of salt in a glass of warm water and swishing in mouth for 2 minutes and spitting out repeating 3 times a day. ...Read more
I get this weird recurrent mouth blister every month or so. Not terribly painful but annoying. How to get rid of this for good?
Blister: You cannot. This sounds like recurring aphthous ulcer. You may be able to control it or reduce its longevity with antiviral drugs. I would consult your dentist and ENT md to see how to manage this in your case (id are the risk and benefits of drug therapy worth it?). ...Read more
Over a decade, once or twice a year I get a blister that bubbles up from underneath the skin between my nose and upper mouth. Every time it bubbles up it breaks the skin. Takes weeks to heal. Had it 3 weeks ago, now I feel it again.
See your DDS: Diagnosis of the condition can be accomplished by your dentist or oral surgeon and then treatment can be rendered. ...Read more
Spreading infection.: The infection spread through the root into the bone and after a long period of time has destroyed enough bone to start draining into the mouth. ...Read more
Can HPV cause blisters in the mouth in the morning and disappear in about 4hours? And how to get rid of it for good? -
Mouth blisters: Mouth blisters are normally caused by one of the herpes viruses, and resolve themselves in 7-10 days. These are aphthous ulcers or cold sores. Hpv is a complex group of viruses that cause lesions in different areas of the body. Oral hpv lesions are not blisters. At some point the lesions may have to removed surgically. You should have your blisters examined by your dentist or oral surgeon. ...Read more
I get white blisters/skin issues in my mouth, around inside of lips, due inhalor use even I rinse mouth afterwards, any other solution to inhalor?
Candida infection: See a dentist about this. Candida infections are common in people who use inhalers. There are also many other causes for mouth blisters including allergic reactions or sensitivity to foods or your toothpaste. Your dentist can help determine what is causing your symptoms. ...Read more
For the second time in 2 months, got small fluid blisters on my shoulder. Same shoulder. Spot. I get cold sores on my mouth. Could it b the same thing?
Prevention: Canker sore or more specifically aphthous ulcer can be prevented by avoiding a common foam detergent found in most toothpastes called sodium laurel sulfate. Switching to biotene or other toothpaste not containing this ingredient can be the cure in preventing this painful condition. During an episode, 2000 mg of lysine in divided doses per day can decrease the symptoms and time involved to heal. ...Read more
Fever blisters (herpes simplex/cold sores) usually last 7-10 days. Canker sores are a little different.
For cold sores- homeopathic rhus tox can shorten the course. Lysine Amino Acid can also help.
A chinese herbaceutical schmoove is also very helpful in helping both resolve. (www. Franzcenter. Com /herbaceuticals). For canker sores that are recurrent vitamin b complex can also help prevent them. ...Read more
I burnt the roof of my mouth with hot food, and there is a blister. How do I treat this? Also could this get infected?
It will heal: Although it is painful at times but it would heal by itself. Take it easy and you can apply otc toothache cream. It will take the pain away till it heals in a few days. Good luck. ...Read more
Whenever I eat salty foods such as soft pretzels I get a clear blister on the inside of my mouth on my lip. Is that normal?
Always?: Has this always been the case? If so, then I am thinking you are just really sensitive to the salt, or maybe even something else (brewer's yeast, etc) in those foods. It may just be causing irritation to the lining of your lips. If it is always in the same location...or if this is a new thing for you, however, I'd probably get it checked out, just in case. Hope this helps! ...Read more
My mom has blisters inside her mouth she saw a doctor but doesn't find anything wrong nor get any medicine for them what can she take for the pain?
See MD or dentist: Gargle salt water to prevent infections until you go to your dentist. ...Read more
Tincture of Time:
Yu'll get used to them. In the meantime:
1. Ask your orthodontic specialist to check your braces to make sure there are no annoying "stickers" that he/she can reshape for you. 2. Take 1 200mg ibuprofen/advil/motrin with food or lots of liquid 4x/day. 3. Rinse 3x/day with 1 tsp salt in 8oz warm water. Do not swallow. 4. Apply orthodontic wax to "sticker." 5. With q-tip dab orabase-b onto sore spot. ...Read more
Herpes simplex: This common virus is a squatter. Once it sets up shop it never goes away entirely, but in many instances outbreaks diminish both in frequency and severity with time. It can be shortened with oral acyclovir-containing compounds. Would not use the topical form of this since not only does it not shorten the illness, but may induce resistance. ...Read more
If I smoke a bong that I'm not sure if someone has herpes, would I get a blood blister in my mouth on my cheek? Is that a sign of herpes?
Unlikely: Most adults have HSVI virus in their system but most will suffer no breakout which can be triggered by several factors including sun exposure, stress, and co-existing illnesses. Thus it is highly unlikely that you will catch HSV1 given that you likely already are harboring this virus in your body. ...Read more
Is it possible to have herpes virus somewhere other than your mouth get the clusters of blisters that burn my skin about 2 days before they appear bend a appear and disappear to be filled with fluid and really do not discriminate where they go
Give it time: Thermal burns are usually self-limiting and will heal on their own. Depending on size, location and severity of pain your dentist might prescribe a mediated mouth rinse to help ease the symptoms. This will allow you to eat and drink more comfortably and prevent dehydration. ...Read more
If never had blister or sore on penis or mouth, is it good idea to get tested for herpes? Last encounter year and half ago
Your Call: There really is no clinical reason to check but if you are concerned that you may have any STD (maybe because of an exposure) then it never hurts to be checked either. It really depends on how worried you are. If it makes you feel better, get checked. Most local health departments offer anonymous STD panels at little or no fee or your doctor can run these tests for you if you prefer. ...Read more
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